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India must covertly target terrorists like Hafiz Saeed: Book


May 18th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) If India wants to destroy terrorism, then it must target terrorist leaders in India and abroad, including the Pakistan-based Hafiz Saeed, a new book says."In ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda publicly executes three for spying


February 12th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Aden (Yemen), Feb 12 (IANS) Two Saudi nationals and a Yemeni -- all members of the Al Qaeda's Yemen wing -- were Sunday publicly executed for allegedly spying for the ... Read more...

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Ilyas Kashmiri killed in US drone strike, HuJi confirms death


June 4th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) Ilyas Kashmiri, one of the five most wanted terrorist leaders by the US, has been killed in Pakistan's northwest tribal area of South Waziristan, Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami ... Read more...

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18 killed in Pakistan drone attacks (Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 27 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed in a series of missile strikes by US drones in North Waziristan, Pakistan's restive tribal region, a media report said ... Read more...

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Pakistan terror has to end, India tells China


December 16th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India has conveyed to China its concerns about terrorism sponsored by Pakistan, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said Thursday."Our concerns about terrorism emanating from Pakistani soil were ... Read more...

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ISI involved in Mumbai terror attack, says Headley (Lead)


October 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) was heavily involved in the Mumbai attack and held meetings with terrorist leaders over the operation that killed more than 160 people, ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Speaks On Withdrawal Of US Troops From Iraq


September 1st, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today the residents of USA watched the presidential speech on the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq. The president also elaborated on the status of ... Read more...

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US ‘objective’: Deny terrorists safe havens in Pakistan


August 10th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The US not only remains committed to defeating terror group Al Qaeda and its associates but also to denying them safe havens in Pakistan and Afghanistan, ... Read more...

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New York subway bomb plot hatched in Pakistan: US (Lead)


July 8th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) Veteran Al Qaeda terrorist leaders in Pakistan directed and managed a foiled 2009 suicide bomb plot to attack New York's subways and a related terror plot ... Read more...

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Pak must ‘take out’ LeT, other terror groups following ‘fair’ Kasab trial: Editorial


May 5th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 5 (ANI): Terming the trial and the verdict of the special anti-terror court against Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving gunman who along with his nine other associates unleashed a ... Read more...

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How Ansari, Ahmed were acquitted in terror trial


May 3rd, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Mumbai Police were in for an unexpected embarrassment Monday when a special court picked holes in the prosecution theory on the involvement of Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed, ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Gilani to meet on SAARC summit margins (Lead)


April 28th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Thimphu, April 28 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani here Thursday on the margins of the SAARC summit, an Indian official ... Read more...

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Will India, Pakistan ties again cast shadow over SAARC?


April 27th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Thimphu, April 27 (IANS) As Bhutan gets ready to host for the first time the 16th SAARC summit Wednesday, all eyes are on India and Pakistan and whether their ... Read more...

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Pakistan should have acted against Saeed: Chidambaram


March 2nd, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday criticised Pakistan for allowing Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed to make provocative anti-India statements despite New Delhi having given clear information ... Read more...

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Terrorists using econo-jihad to paralyze Western economies


March 2nd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, March 2 (ANI): An expert has said that Jihadist terror organizations have set economic terrorism as their new target, intending to harm and paralyze Western economies, the United Sates in particular.The ... Read more...

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Iran arrests rebel leader


February 23rd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 23 (DPA) Iran has arrested Abdolmalek Rigi, the leader of the Sunni Muslim rebel group Jundollah, state media reported Tuesday. The group is accused of drug-trafficking, kidnapping and bombings in the ... Read more...

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Split life defined Headley, says FBI


December 10th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Dec.10 (ANI): Alleged Mumbai terror attack conspirator David Coleman Headley lived in two worlds - using a fake name and a fake job to help a terrorist group in Pakistan plan ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh to jointly combat terrorism


December 2nd, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) India and Bangladesh Wednesday announced the finalisation of three pacts, including one on jointly combating terrorism, and agreed to resolve border disputes. Terrorism dominated ... Read more...

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ISI luring Punjab youth, says DGP


December 1st, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 1 (IANS) Pakistan's spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was luring unemployed youth from Punjab by offering to settle them in other countries if they helped it revive terrorism in the ... Read more...

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US drone program in Pak, Afghanistan should continue, but with serious “hearts and minds” effort


October 27th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.27 (ANI): As the Obama administration considers relying more heavily on remote-controlled drones to attack militants along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border, there are concerns thatWashingtonwill risk losing the hearts and minds ... Read more...

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Pakistan arrests Taliban spokesman in Swat (Lead)


September 11th, 2009 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 11 (DPA) A Taliban spokesman was arrested in the Swat Valley, where troops have spent five months fighting Islamist insurgents, Pakistan's military said Friday. Army spokesman Major General Athar Abbas ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban spokesman arrested


September 11th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Sep.11 (ANI) The Pakistan Government on Friday announced that it had arrested the chief spokesman of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan, Muslim Khan.Khan was formerly a commander and spokesman of the Swat ... Read more...

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Runaway Ohio Muslim teen’s attorney says she’s in danger if she rejoins parents


September 1st, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Ohio (US), Sep.1 (ANI): A 17-year-old girl who fled to Florida after converting from Islam to Christianity will be in "clear and present danger" if returned to Ohio due to her parent's ... Read more...

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Lashkar cell in Mumbai aided 26/11 terrorists: BBC probe


June 28th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Pakistan-based terrorist leaders who relayed precise police positions to the 26/11 attackers may have been guided by Lashkar members on the ground rather than by live television coverage, ... Read more...

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First, second, third tier of extremist leadership killed: Gilani


June 23rd, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 23 (ANI): Amid confusion between the Pakistan Army and Interior Advisor, Rehman Malik over the whereabouts of the Swat Taliban chief Mullah Fazalullah, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has ... Read more...

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Terrorists planned to blow up seven transatlantic airliners


February 18th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 18 (ANI): A Britain-based terror cell conspired to blow-up seven transatlantic airliners and kill thousands of people by planting suicide bombers on board, a court was told on Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Pakistan could charge 125 for Mumbai attacks


February 3rd, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 3 (IANS) Pakistan could prosecute as many as 125 people for their alleged role in the Mumbai terror attacks - but none of the top suspects India has named figure ... Read more...

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Pak Government to prosecute 125 terrorists for Mumbai attacks


February 3rd, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 3 (ANI): The Pakistan Government is planning to prosecute as many as 125 terorists, who might be involved in the Mumbai terror attacks in November 2008.The group, which includes ... Read more...

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Terror threat will continue to torment India: US Expert


February 2nd, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.2 (ANI): All the measures initiated by India to tackle the threat of terrorism after the Mumbai mayhem may prove futile, as it will continue to be targeted by the ... Read more...

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Feds Release Terror Planner for 2009


January 14th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.14 (ANI): The National Counter-terrorism Center released its 2009 terrorism calendar, which national security personnel use, but is available to the public. According to a FOX News report, the 164-page ... Read more...

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US commission says urgent need to secure Pakistan’’s biological and nuclear weapons


December 7th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec.7 (ANI): A U.S. bipartisan commission has warned that the next attacks on America might originate from Pakistan''s volatile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), adding that there is an urgent ... Read more...

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Jihadistan: A guerrilla nation that Pakistan cannot control (Comment)


November 30th, 2008 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
In the face of the mounting military, political and ideological threats emanating from the Taliban-Al Qaeda sanctuary in the tribal areas of Pakistan's border with Afghanistan, it is wrong to think that ... Read more...

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More than 35 terror attacks prevented: Russia


October 14th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 14 (RIA Novosti) More than 35 terror attacks, including some potentially major ones, in Russia have been prevented and more than 350 militants detained till date this year, the National ... Read more...

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Taliban expanding rapidly in Pakistan, thanks to Musharraf


August 11th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Taliban are now expanding rapidly in Pakistan, courtesy the failed policies of the country's army and the now beleaguered President Pervez Musharraf, says a new book ... Read more...

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US advised to treat Qaeda as criminals, not holy warriors to win war on terror


July 30th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 30 (ANI): A new study conducted by a US-based organisation has suggested to the US to drop the war on terror label and shift its strategy against Al ... Read more...

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